of RAAF Memorabilia
TA072. A knife made from a 1936 303 bullet and engraved “Per Ardua Ad Astra” on one side and “To Aunt Isobel from Dave” on the other.
TA073. A scimitar shaped knife made from a 1941 303 bullet engraved RAAF on one side and PAPUA on the other.
TA074. A chrome metal knife made from a 1941 303 bullet with a silver and enamel RAAF badge on the blade.
TA080. A brass knife made from a 303 bullet, the blade is engraved Laverton 1940 on one side and 1940 on the other.
TA081. A chrome metal knife with a blue Perspex handle and a pilots brevet design.
TA086. A chrome knife made from a 1941 303 bullet with “R.A.A.F. Souvenir from Ken” engraved on the side.
TA086. Close up of blade.
TA118. A carving knife made from a 20mm bullet with the centre of a ranks badge attached, blade is stamped Christopher Johnson & Co Sheffield England.
TA118. Close up of blade.
TA134. A pair of large chrome knives made from 50 calibre bullets engraved “Greetings from Rathmines 1944”
TA140. A small chrome knife made from a 303 bullet with a button on the base.
TA141. A letter opener made from a 50cal cartridge with a button on the end and the centre of an airman’s cap badge on the side.
02.11 | 07:44
Kelly, Yes, I am always adding to my collection.
02.11 | 07:21
Hello I am wondering if you are adding to your collection of cuff links. I have some eagle and crown gold ones I came across today at a thrift store. Your museum has been great to learn from.
15.09 | 10:37
Lucy, Thank you very much, I have amended my website. Regards, Lindsay.
15.09 | 10:04
PI186. W. J. SANDERCOCK 417420 R.A.A.F. was not discharged on 11/1/1945 - he was shot down over Norway.
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